Northern Arc Investment Manager Pvt. Ltd. (Formally known as IFMR Investment) is the wholly owned subsidiary of Northern Arc Capital. Northern Arc Investments was established with the aim of raising capital from domestic and offshore markets, and investing in sectors that work in the financial inclusion space, from investors who have hitherto not invested in such sectors because of perceived risk or lack or information or for any other reason.
The asset classes that we work on will be ones that have a significant impact on improving access to finance such as microfinance, affordable housing, small business loans, vehicle finance, agribusiness lending and others.
Northern Arc Investments is rated ‘AMC2’ by ICRA limited for fund management quality on a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being the highest, and is the first and only fund manager in the alternative assets space in India to obtain a fund management quality rating.
Differentiated alternate investment offering
Debt based AIF with investments in the asset classes of microfinance, vehicle finance, small business loans, affordable housing finance, agri finance and corporate finance
First Loss Support
Losses of up to 5-15% of the Fund Size first borne by Sponsor/Manager of the Fund
All our funds are rated AA- to AA (AIF) by CARE Ratings
Investment Manager Rating
One of the few AMCs to get rated by ICRA on management quality
Low Management Fee
Lowest fee structure in the industry and no profit sharing or additional performance fee
Awards and Recognition
Asia Asset Management’s Best of the Best Award for ‘Most Innovative Product – India’ in 2014, ‘Most Innovative Product – India’, ‘Rising Star – India’ in 2016 and ‘Asian Fund Launch of the Year – India’ in 2018
Periodic portfolio reporting on par with best-in-class mutual funds (quarterly credit updates,daily NAV and unit statements)
Credit rating of the Fund
IFMR FImpact Medium Term Opportunities has received India’s first ever Credit Rating for an Alternative Investment Fund, securing a provisional rating of AA – (SO) Equivalent by CRISIL Ratings.